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Veteran critic Mike Clark discusses his favorite home entertainment titles.


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Barbara Stanwyck Collection, The (DVD Review)   10 May, 2010

Two movies I treasure are the hallmarks of a six-title set devoted to my favorite actress of her...More>>

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Art & Copy (DVD Review)   10 May, 2010

There are no specific allusions to “Mad Men” in Doug Pray’s documentary about 1960s ad men...More>>

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New on disc: 'Rock n Roll High School' 30th anniversary and more …   3 May, 2010

This week Mike Clark probes Shout! Factory's 30th anniversary edition of 'Rock n Roll High School.'More>>

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New on Disc: 'It's Complicated' and more …   26 Apr, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Universal's 'It's Complicated.'More>>

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It's Complicated (Blu-ray Review)   26 Apr, 2010

The stars largely bail out the material, and Nancy Meyers’ film boasts a contender for last...More>>

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William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe (DVD Review)   26 Apr, 2010

This documentary about prominent 1960s and ’70s attorney William Kunstler (of Chicago 8 fame) was...More>>

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Fugitive Kind, The (DVD Review)   26 Apr, 2010

Certain things in life are basically a slam-dunk to elicit a risible reaction. One of them is...More>>

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Andy Kaufman: World Inter-Gender Wrestling Champion (DVD Review)   26 Apr, 2010

When Andy Kaufman challenged the women of the world to pin him in the wrestling ring, the most...More>>

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Landlord, The (DVD Review)   26 Apr, 2010

Hal Ashby’s directorial debut gave Beau Bridges perhaps his best big-screen showcase, as a rich...More>>

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New on disc: 'Crazy Heart,' 'Tales From the Script' and more …   19 Apr, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Fox's 'Crazy Heart' with Oscar winner Jeff Bridges,...More>>

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Crazy Heart (Blu-ray Review)   19 Apr, 2010

As broken-down singer “Bad” Blake, Oscar winner Jeff Bridges looks as if his halitosis has...More>>

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Minority Report (Blu-ray Review)   19 Apr, 2010

Director Steven Spielberg’s kinetic, futuristic take on the police procedural is still a dandy...More>>

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Tales From the Script (DVD Review)   19 Apr, 2010

“Talking heads documentary” can be a pejorative term, but when the subject is screenwriters...More>>

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Vivre sa vie (Blu-ray Review)   19 Apr, 2010

The movie is constructed as a dozen tableaux scenes chronicling a woman’s descent from a record...More>>

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Arizona Dream (DVD Review)   19 Apr, 2010

Johnny Depp and Jerry Lewis play car salesmen. For collectors of the peculiar, this may be your day.More>>

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Pirate Radio (Blu-ray Review)   12 Apr, 2010

Writer-director Richard Curtis’ fictional extrapolation of British pop history never quite mines...More>>

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New on Disc: 'Pirate Radio' and more …   12 Apr, 2010

This week, Mike Clark takes a look at Universal's 'Pirate Radio,' Sony Pictures' 'The Natural'...More>>

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Natural, The (Blu-ray Review)   12 Apr, 2010

With the passage of time, one appreciates even more the bang-up cast director Barry Levinson...More>>

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Essential Games of the Detroit Tigers, The (DVD Review)   12 Apr, 2010

Game 5 of the 1968 World Series is the jewel that kicks off this set, which also contains the 1984...More>>

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Bombing of Germany (American Experience), The (DVD Review)   12 Apr, 2010

Historians debate the bombing or at least present it in skeptical grays. But what’s missing is a...More>>

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